Cubesats News


Mission Press Releases

  • UNOOSA and JAXA open third round of KiboCUBE
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    Posted on: 9/28/2017 3:10:13 AM PDT

  • Nanosat Fleet Proposed for Voyage to 300 Asteroids
    Europlanet - Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Posted on: 9/21/2017 7:48:49 PM PDT

  • NASA Technologist Develops Self-Calibrating, Hybrid Space Magnetometer
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 30, 2017
    Posted on: 8/30/2017 10:52:34 PM PDT

  • New CubeSat propulsion system uses water as propellant
    Purdue University - Saturday, August 12, 2017
    Posted on: 8/12/2017 4:00:54 PM PDT

  • Oregon's First Satellite, "OreSat", Will Use Alta Devices Solar Technology
    OreSat - Saturday, August 12, 2017
    Posted on: 8/12/2017 3:41:13 PM PDT

  • The Aerospace Corporation Joins in Brazilian/U.S. Upper Atmospheric CubeSat Mission
    Aerospace Corporation - Thursday, August 3, 2017
    Posted on: 8/3/2017 11:43:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Kentucky EPSCoR Program Receives $850,000 in New Awards
    University of Kentucky - Sunday, July 30, 2017
    Posted on: 7/30/2017 10:05:26 PM PDT

  • Cornell CubeSat wins ride into space with NASA in 2019
    Cornell University - Sunday, June 18, 2017
    Posted on: 6/18/2017 7:59:20 PM PDT

  • Three DIY CubeSats Score Rides on NASA’s First Flight of Orion, Space Launch System
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 8, 2017
    Posted on: 6/8/2017 8:24:52 PM PDT

  • SAS sends Singapore's first experiment to the International Space Station
    Singapore American School - Monday, June 5, 2017
    Posted on: 6/5/2017 1:47:05 PM PDT

  • NASA Opens Media Accreditation for Hurricane Microsatellites Launch
    NASA HQ - Monday, November 28, 2016
    Posted on: 11/28/2016 10:19:27 PM PDT

  • Tyvak Facilitates First NRO CubeSat Mission Aboard Non-Governmental Launch
    Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems - Friday, November 11, 2016
    Posted on: 11/11/2016 11:05:20 PM PDT

  • ESA CubeSat found answers blowing in the wind
    European Space Agency - Friday, November 4, 2016
    Posted on: 11/4/2016 3:22:19 PM PDT

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  • NASA to Hold Media Call on New Small Satellite Missions to Study Earth
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    Posted on: 11/3/2016 2:33:58 AM PDT

  • NASA Establishes the Small Spacecraft Systems Virtual Institute
    Ames Research Center - Friday, October 21, 2016
    Posted on: 10/21/2016 4:10:58 PM PDT

  • Harnessing the Small Satellite Revolution
    Office of Science and Technology Policy - Friday, October 21, 2016
    Posted on: 10/21/2016 3:17:42 PM PDT

  • Report: Achieving Science with CubeSats: Thinking Inside the Box
    National Academy of Sciences - Wednesday, October 5, 2016
    Posted on: 10/5/2016 8:02:28 PM PDT

  • SpaceVR Selects Pumpkin As Prime Contractor to Build Overview 1 World’s First Virtual Reality Satellite
    SpaceVR - Thursday, June 23, 2016
    Posted on: 6/24/2016 2:33:15 AM PDT

  • International Partners Provide Science Satellites for America’s Space Launch System Maiden Flight
    NASA HQ - Friday, May 27, 2016
    Posted on: 5/27/2016 9:09:42 PM PDT

  • UPSat, an open-source Greek satellite
    - Monday, May 2, 2016
    Posted on: 5/2/2016 3:54:22 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • IITMSAT Communications System : A LeanSat Design Approach
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 9, 2017
    Posted on: 11/9/2017 5:58:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrophysics SmallSats RFI
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 28, 2017
    Posted on: 9/28/2017 10:44:15 PM PDT

  • BurstCube: A CubeSat for Gravitational Wave Counterparts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 31, 2017
    Posted on: 8/31/2017 3:48:56 PM PDT

  • Due Date Extended for Mandatory Notices of Intent for NASA Smallsat Technology Partnerships
    NASA HQ - August 18, 2017
    Posted on: 8/18/2017 10:13:26 PM PDT

  • MinXSS-1 CubeSat On-Orbit Pointing and Power Performance
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 22, 2017
    Posted on: 6/22/2017 2:07:15 PM PDT

  • A Cubesat Centrifuge for Long Duration Milligravity Research
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 23, 2017
    Posted on: 5/23/2017 2:46:39 PM PDT

  • Automated Design of CubeSats and Small Spacecrafts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 10, 2017
    Posted on: 1/10/2017 4:03:23 PM PDT

  • The BRITE-Constellation Nanosatellite Space Mission And Its First Scientific Results
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 8, 2016
    Posted on: 11/8/2016 2:45:16 PM PDT

  • Reaching sub-milimag photometric precision on Beta Pictoris with a nanosat: the PicSat mission
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 26, 2016
    Posted on: 10/26/2016 4:26:23 PM PDT

  • NASA's Science Mission Directorate Seeks Reviewers For Planetary Science Deep Space SmallSat Studies
    ESA Science & Technology - October 23, 2016
    Posted on: 10/23/2016 10:17:30 PM PDT

  • New Solar Irradiance Measurements from the Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer CubeSat
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 7, 2016
    Posted on: 10/7/2016 2:38:22 PM PDT

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  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 35: C.21 SIMPLEx deferred to ROSES-2017
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    Posted on: 10/4/2016 5:21:37 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 24: C.23 Planetary Science Deep Space SmallSat Studies
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 22, 2016
    Posted on: 8/22/2016 2:24:36 PM PDT

  • The Australian Space Eye: studying the history of galaxy formation with a CubeSat
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 23, 2016
    Posted on: 6/23/2016 4:00:44 PM PDT

  • Maximizing CubeSat Utility for Science
    NASA Academy of Program, Project and Engineering Leadership - June 12, 2016
    Posted on: 6/12/2016 7:43:11 PM PDT

  • CubeSat testing of Coulomb drag propulsion
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 29, 2016
    Posted on: 4/29/2016 5:05:03 PM PDT